Area and Land Use
Total Land Area: 8,448 Hectares
Of the city’s total land area, 24.10% is
allocated for commercial,
tourism purposes. 19.77% is for
residential use. 42.06% or 3,553.22
Hectares is reserved for agriculture.
• The vermicomposting facility at the City
Nursery started last July, 2011.
• The City currently produces 2 tons of
vermicast per month . The vermicast has an
NPK value of 6.32, classified as an Organic
• We started with 7 Kilos of African Night
Crawlers , we now have 60 Kilos.
• In line with RA 10068 or the Organic Act of
2010, the vermicomposting facility will
support the transition from conventional to
• Our target production for 2013 is 4.0 tons of
vermicast per month.
• 27 Barangays of Naga
• QUEEN Federation in coordination with CAgO
• Activities include Lecture on Basic Vegetable
Gardening, Natural Farming Systems, IPM.
The City Nursery in Barangay Pacol, Naga City
has a total land area of 5 Hectares
Sun - Most vegetables need full sun – that
means at least six hours of direct sunlight a
Water – Growing vegetables need water - lots of
it. However, you don't want to drown your
Heat – You may have to shade your plants in the
middle of the day in order not to fry them.
Soil - Quality potting soil is really important for
Fertilizer - Plants need food to thrive, and their
food is fertilizer. If your soil doesn’t have
fertilizer already mixed in, you’ll want to add
Drainage - Drainage is key to keep plants from
drowning. You want your pot or container to
let excess water out of the bottom, so your
plants won't sit in water or soggy soil.
Seeds or Seedlings – You can start your veggies
from seed or buy seedlings. There are some
significant advantages and disadvantages to
each. Starting your own seeds is much less
expensive than buying seedlings, after some
CRUCIFERS SOWING PRICKING TRANSPLANTING
Cauliflowers 3 days 5 days 15 – 25 days
Broccoli - Do - - Do - 25 – 30 days
Pechay - Do - - Do - 12 – 15 days
Cabbage - Do - - Do - 15 days
Lettuce - Do - - Do - 15 – 18 days